"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.